From the Illinois State Senate
State Senator John Sullivan, 47th Legislative District
For Immediate Release: July 17, 2012
MACOMB, IL – State Senator John Sullivan (D-Rushville) attended today's groundbreaking ceremony for NTN-Bower Corporation's 240,000 square foot, $100 million facility expansion. The new addition will create a minimum of 80 new full-time manufacturing jobs and hundreds of construction jobs. NTN-Bower has made bearings in Macomb since 1965; the expanded facility will manufacture products used in Caterpillar, John Deere and other heavy, industrial equipment. Sen. Sullivan helped secure $1.4 million for road and intersection upgrades to accommodate additional traffic flow into the plant.